Compartir esta entrada

triceratops Saltos de línea: tri|cera|tops
Pronunciación: /trʌɪˈsɛrətɒps/

Definición de triceratops en inglés:

sustantivo

A large quadrupedal herbivorous dinosaur living at the end of the Cretaceous period, having a massive head with two large horns, a smaller horn on the beaked snout, and a bony frill above the neck.
  • Genus Triceratops, infraorder Ceratopsia, order Ornithischia
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • The triceratops, like all dinosaurs, only had a small brain but he made up for it with his big heart (some dinosaurs even had two hearts).
  • When given a picture of a triceratops and told it was a dinosaur, the children correctly inferred that it belonged to the cold-blooded class of animals.
  • In fact, he's headed to Montana this August to excavate tyrannosaurs and triceratops.

Origen

Modern Latin, from Greek trikeratos 'three-horned' + ōps 'face'.

Palabras que riman con triceratops

corpse • Stopes

Definición de triceratops en:

Compartir esta entrada

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Los comentarios que no respeten nuestras Normas comunitarias podrían ser moderados o eliminados.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium